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BBC Business News
- Alibaba shares surge on NY debut
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:31:24 GMT
Alibaba's shares closed significantly above their initial price on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a sign of the excitement surrounding the Chinese internet giant.
- South Sudan dismays investors
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:30:41 GMT
South Sudan's decision to order foreign workers to leave, reversed a day later, has rattled investors and neighbours.
- Vodafone saves Phones 4U store jobs
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:34:20 GMT
Restructuring at the Phones 4U head office is resulting in 628 redundancies, but 887 jobs in stores will be preserved.
- VIDEO: GSK receives record fine in China
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:13:58 GMT
Pharmaceutical firm GlaxoSmithKline is fined $490m (£297m) after being found guilt of bribery by a Chinese court.
- Blast hits Hezbollah checkpoint
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:40:32 GMT
A suicide blast has targeted a checkpoint manned by the Shia Hezbollah group in eastern Lebanon, killing three people, state media says.
- Kicking keepers dressing as Santa
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:27:56 GMT
Ten years after his death, BBC Sport readers provide their favourite memories of meeting legendary manager Brian Clough.
- Yemen agrees truce with Houthis - UN
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:00:04 GMT
Yemen's government agrees a truce with Shia Houthi fighters, a UN envoy says, after a week of deadly clashes in the capital Sanaa.
- 66,000 Syrians 'flee to Turkey'
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:52:07 GMT
Turkey says at least 66,000 Syrians have crossed the border in 24 hours, as hundreds of Kurds head the other way to fight Islamic State militants.